Jürgen Schwarz

Jürgen is a Partner of Capitalmind and leads the Retail & Consumer Business, Logistics as well as the Restructuring practice in Germany.

He has been working in international M&A advisory in the Consumer Business sector for 19+ years. Before joining Capitalmind, Jürgen was a founding partner of a M&A boutique and Co-head of the Deloitte M&A consumer practice.

Jürgen has profound expertise in the special situations M&A environment with focus on search of capital and financial restructuring, as well as M&A advisory in the context of insolvency proceedings (under self-administration/standard proceedings).

Before that, he was a co-founder of Outfitter GmbH (outfitter.com, focusing on pure online soccer & team sports retail) and Alpha Industries Europe GmbH (alphaindustries.com, focusing on wholesale distribution and manufacturing of apparel fashion lines to leading retailers such as Otto Group, Karstadt, Metro Group, Peek & Cloppenburg). He disposed his business to a German trading group  and is a member of various advisory boards.

He holds a diploma in Industrial Engineering from the Technical University of Darmstadt and is qualified as a CPA (State of Maine Board of Accountancy).

He is fluent in German and English.